Carjacking leads to police chase in Colorado Springs, police vehicle involved in crash
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A crash involving a Colorado Springs Police Department vehicle closed down part of South Academy on Friday.
The crash happened just after 7 p.m. at South Academy and Airport Road. A CSPD vehicle ended up on its side. According to police on the scene, it all started with a carjacking near the Citadel Mall. The suspect was reportedly armed with a shotgun and stole a Toyota SUV. The chase went down South Academy when an officer attempted a PIT maneuver resulting in the crash.
No officers were seriously injured and the suspect was taken into custody.
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